Orders for keeping schools open on Sundays to be issued soon: DSEK
Directs institution heads to arrange extra classes
Srinagar: In order to overcome the loss in academics of students Director School Education Kashmir, Dr. G.N. Itoo on Monday directed all the Heads of the Institutions to arrange extra classes for the students and ensure the timely completion of syllabus.
Itoo as per the statement issued here directed all the Headmasters and Head teachers to compulsorily take classes alongside other teaching faculty of the Institution and not to attend the offices during the school hours.
DSEK issued these fresh instructions in a special meet of Joint Directors, Chief Education Officers and DIET Principals in the Conference Hall of Directorate of School Education Kashmir.
He directed all the Chief Education Officers and Zonal Education Officers to personally participate in the monitoring mechanism and ensure the implementation of these instructions on ground level.
During this meet, DSEK in clear terms directed all the Head of the Institutions to arrange extra classes and in no circumstances they should attend the offices during schools hours.
He also directed all the Headmasters to take classes themselves in the schools.
DSEK said that no lapse in this regard shall be tolerated and in case of any emergency to attend the offices, they have to seek prior permission from the concerned ZEO or CEO telephonically.
DSEK appreciated all those institution heads and teachers who had voluntarily kept their schools open for students despite holiday.
He said the conduct of class work in some schools despite Sunday is very encouraging and a formal order shall be issued very soon in this regard.
Taking a stock of teacher training programmes in Kashmir, DSEK directed SIE Kashmir to prepare a roadmap to make the conduct of the trainings more fruitful, effective and smooth.
It was decided the timing for the training programmes in future shall be from 2 pm to 5 pm.
Many other important issued were also discussed in the meeting and it was attended by all Joint Directors, CEOs and Principals of DIETS.